Saby Gadol, 80


PAWTUCKET – Saby Gadol died Aug. 16.  He was the husband of Joan (Strauss) Gadol for 51 years.

Born in Manila, Philippines, a son of the late Leon and Susanne (Crespi) Gadol, he had lived in Rhode Island since 1962.  He owned and operated the former F & F Braid Co in Pawtucket and later in Fall River, Mass., before retiring in 1996.

He was a member of Temple Emanu-El and the Jewish Community Center.

He leaves his wife, his children, Alan (Sheryl) Gadol and Jim (Hui Tin) Gadol; and his siblings, Fanny Acriche (Leon), Ralph Gadol and Elsie Scheine. The grandfather of Hayley and Ben, he was the brother of the late Jaime Gadol.

Contributions may be made to Home & Hospice Care of RI, 1085 North Main St., Providence, RI 02904.